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Software – Ground Station Automation Engineer





  • Execute a ground station automation project from A to Z
  • Hardware and software architecture design for interfacing sensors, actuators, and control.
  • Carry out Software development and project follow up based on technical specifications. Including: electrical engineering, software development, software simulation and validation, module integration,…
  • Actively participate to equipment selection, procurement and commissioning
  • Real time programming
  • Project documentation as test procedures and results, manuals, etc.


Must have

  • MSc in industrial engineering, electrical engineering, automation or electromechanical engineering
  • Basic knowledge in mechanics, motor control, sensors, …
  • Knowledge in data management; software development
  • Autonomy in solution finding and troubleshooting
  • Hands-on experience in at least 2 programming languages like C#, C++, javascript, python…
  • Experience in machine development or industrial automation
  • Experience with industrial automation safety standards
  • Hands on
  • Fluent in English


Nice to have 

  • Good knowledge in Automation Engineering: PLC software (preferably Beckoff, PLCopen), electrical drawings, …
  • Knowledge in robotic programming is an asset (ROS)


Joining Aerospacelab

  • Build your own career path
  • Direct impact on the growth trajectory of the company
  • Flat hierarchy
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Flexible ways of working
  • Salary package consistent with your experience

Why work at Aerospacelab?

You will work on satellites that will fly before your retirement. Be part of the « new space » industry and its challenges. Surround yourself with smart and innovative people. No dumb managers, no stupid tools to use. Take a lot of responsibility if you can handle.
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